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Great minds of science

Author: Paul HoffmanRobert T BakkerRobert C GalloJared M DiamondSylvia A EarleAll authors
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio : Prince Frederick, MD : [Distributed by] Recorded Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From astronomy to viruses, you'll find their narratives full of genius, personal insight and enlightenment. A tribute to mankind's ingenuity and boundless curiosity.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hoffman; Robert T Bakker; Robert C Gallo; Jared M Diamond; Sylvia A Earle; Sallie L Baliunas; Marvin Minsky
ISBN: 0671047248 9780671047245
OCLC Number: 43319957
Notes: Abridged.
Performer(s): Hosted by Paul Hoffman.
Description: 4 sound cassettes (approx. 4.5 hr.) : analog, stereo., Dolby processed.
Contents: Dinosaurs / with Dr. Robert Bakker --
Viruses / with Dr. Roberto [sic] C. Gallo --
Evolution / with Dr. Jared Diamond --
Oceanography / with Dr. Sylvia Earle --
Astronomy / with Dr. Sallie Baliunas --
Artificial Intelligence / with Dr. Marvin Minsky.

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Scientists explain advances in their fields, including paleontology, virology, biology, oceanography, astronomy, and artificial intelligence, and offer their own personal insights.  Read more...

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